dowel plate

dowel plate

[′dau̇l ‚plāt]
(design engineering)
A hardened steel plate with drilled holes that is used to fashion dowels by driving pegs through the holes to remove excess wood.
McGraw-Hill Dictionary of Scientific & Technical Terms, 6E, Copyright © 2003 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.

dowel plate

A hardened steel plate containing holes of various diameters; used to cut dowels by driving pegs through the holes to remove excess wood.
McGraw-Hill Dictionary of Architecture and Construction. Copyright © 2003 by McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.
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Instead, they can add pre-machined part files and specify where to mount those parts on a multi-component work-holding device (such as a dowel plate).